• Please, Lend Me Your Ears

    6 Jun 2008, 0:05 de MurkyGlow

    This is an invitation to any interested or curious persons (who may like goth, belly dance, electronic, or tribal fusion experiments) to listen to my music.
    I want to attract listeners to help establish a list of artists that may be similar, and also possibly get some feedback/comments and tagging going on.

    I have spent most of my adult life doing visual art, but last year I realized I could no longer keep from working with sound and trying to make music.
    Since then I’ve self-released four albums under the name ashin.

    The first, Storm-Drain, is kind of atmospheric, almost ambient in places, and also full of weird beats, radio static, strange electronic noises, and record sample/scratches. I really don’t know what to compare this to. Parts are funky, jagged, droning. I was interested in both electronic tribal-like rhythms as well as spacey atmospherics, and trying to capture the feeling of a sonic journey and the idea of “Archaic Futurism. …